Enjoy the Outdoors in Lake County
Swim, Boat, Fish
With 170 lakes and rivers across our county, there’s no shortage of water activities to do. Heading to the beach? Check out the Health Department’s beach advisory web page for swim bans, and for all things boating in Lake County, check out Lake County, IL Boating.
Get Fresh Local Food
Shop for fresh fruits, vegetables, baked treats and goods while supporting local businesses at one of Lake County's Farmers Markets. Find a market near you with our Farmers Market Finder.
Find Your Local Outdoor Attraction
Are you looking for a nice place to picnic, or maybe golf course that is close your home? Our Points of Interest Finder allows you to search for local forest preserves, golf courses, parks and more in a matter of seconds. Start your search today with our online maps.
For more information about outdoor activities in Lake County check out Visit Lake County’s Outdoor Guide.